By Christine Finch Oleynick

Choosing the right school for your children is important to you and is crucial to securing their future.  The new 2018 results are in.

Here is a list of the top-rated public high schools and school districts in Fairfield County, CT according to Niche.com.

2018 Best Public High Schools in Fairfield County

The 2018 Best Public High Schools ranking is based on rigorous analysis of key statistics and millions of reviews from students and parents using data from the U.S. Department of Education. Ranking factors include state test scores, college readiness, graduation rates, SAT/ACT scores, teacher quality and high school ratings.

The Top 7

1. New Canaan High School, New Canaan, CT

2. Staples High School, Westport CT

3. Greenwich High School, Greenwich CT

4. Darien High School, Darien CT

5. Weston High School, Weston CT

6. Wilton High School, Wilton CT

7. Ridgefield High School, Ridgefield CT

To see the full list click here.

2018 Best School Districts in Fairfield County

The 2018 Best School Districts ranking is based on rigorous analysis of key statistics and millions of reviews from students and parents using data from the U.S. Department of Education. Ranking factors include state test scores, college readiness, graduation rates, SAT/ACT scores, teacher quality, public school district ratings, and more

The Top 7

Westport

New Canaan

Darien

Weston

Wilton

Greenwich

Fairfield

To see the full list click here.

If you are considering sending your children to private school, then we have also curated a list of the top private schools in Connecticut as well. You can read that here

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